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  • CEBA – the $40,000 business loan
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    CEBA – the $40,000 business loan

      On May 19, 2020, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that the Canada Emergency Business Account (“CEBA”) will be expanded to include businesses that are sole proprietors receiving income directly from their businesses, businesses that rely on contractors, and family-owned corporations that pay employees through dividends rather than payroll. ...

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  • COVID-19 Pandemic Pay
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    COVID-19 Pandemic Pay

    On April 25, 2020, the government announced temporary additional pandemic pay for frontline workers of an extra $4/hour on top of regular wages. The pandemic pay is designed to support employees on the frontlines and does not apply to management. The pandemic pay is effective for 16 weeks from April 24, 2020 until August 13, 2020. Benefit $4/hour on to...

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  • Davis Martindale Joins “Accounting for Bravery”
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    Davis Martindale Joins “Accounting for Bravery”

    Accounting for Bravery Chartered Professional Accountants from across Ontario are coming together to support frontline healthcare workers by offering to prepare taxes free of charge through CPA Ontario’s new program, Accounting for Bravery. Davis Martindale will contribute our professional expertise to prepare frontline healthcare workers’ 2019 taxes to...

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  • COVID-19 Business Credit Availability Program (BCAP) – helping businesses obtain financing
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    COVID-19 Business Credit Availability Program (BCAP) – helping businesses obtain financing

    The Government of Canada, through the Business Development Bank of Canada and Export Development Canada, and in partnership with the various financial institutions, has introduced the Business Credit Availability Program (BCAP). The purpose of BCAP is to help businesses obtain financing during the current period of uncertainty and hardship due to COVID-19...

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  • COVID-19 – Wage Subsidy Comparison